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In Black and White: Art Meets Writing Reception

August 3, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The SAA Collective invites you to join us for the opening reception of In Black and White: Art Meets Writing. The reception is free and open to the public with light refreshments provided. Awards for both writers and artists will be presented at 6 PM as well as several readings.

This collaborative exhibition showcases creative writing inspired by black and white artwork from artists all over the world.
An exhibition catalog will be available for purchase.
The exhibition will be on display from August 3 – 30.

The gallery will also display an ongoing exhibition by the SAA Collective artists and works by emerging artists in the BACKdoor gallery. The SAA Collective and the BACKdoor gallery are located inside the Hoogland Center for the Arts.

Exhibiting artists include Kristina Aas (Norway), Gwen Arkin (HI), Alexis Avlamis (Greece), Pamela Benham (CA), Karen Bennett (CO), David Brodsky (IL), Jerry Cagle (AZ), Betsy Dollar (IL), Michael Faris (MO), Teresa Foster (TX), Sarah Heyward (CA), Erin Hoffman (PA), Olivia Hunter (NY), Dong Kyu Kim (NJ), Clive Knights (OR), Alexis Kurtsman (PA), Jade Lowder (MT), Forrest Matsuzawa Jove (IL), Corrin Smithson McWhirter (IL), Christine Miller (WI), Barbara Murak (NY), Katherine Pippin Pauley (IL), Joy Ray (HI), Marc Schimsky (PA), Todd Shanafelt (MN), Earle Smith (SC), Jacomijn Steen (Netherlands), Brad Venable (IN), Roger Walkup (MD), Bernie White Hatcher (IL)

Writers include James Bockmier (IL), Thea Chesley (IL), Annemarie Coffey (NY), Samantha Helm (IL), Elizabeth Huck (IL), Katherine Pippin Pauley (IL), Will Redwood (IL), Mark Russillo (IL), Craig Marshall Smith (CO), Jeff Williams (IL), Penny Zimmerman-Wills (IL)


August 3, 2018
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm


SAA Collective
420 S. 6th Street
Springfield , IL 62701 United States
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